Tag: hip hop

Lizzo’s Remix Of ‘Truth Hurts’ Now Features ‘XXL’ Freshman DaBaby

[embedded content] Share This Video Lizzo‘s “Truth Hurts” has been this summer’s biggest surprise hit. The track, which was released back in 2017, has made a major radio resurgence. “Truth Hurts” currently sits at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 (higher than “Old Town Road“), and has been steadily climbing higher all summer. As […]

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It Looks Like Travis Scott Is Teasing A New Netflix Film Called ‘Look Mom, I Can Fly’

Getty Image Apart from a few festival dates and a killer “Wake Up” video, Travis Scott has been staying low-key since wrapping his Astroworld tour earlier this year. But it looks like the Houston rapper is gearing up for a huge release in just a few days. Scott posted an intriguing set of photos to […]

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Rapsody Is Shocked To Learn Some People Refrigerate Hot Sauce During An Interview With Jalen Rose

Twitter   Rapsody isn’t missing any opportunities to promote her new album, Eve, making sure to hit even unconventional avenues like ESPN’s Jalen & Jacoby to get the word out. Low key, it’s a good idea; Rapsody’s love of basketball is well-documented, from the cover of her mixtape She Got Game to her recent appearance […]

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All The Best Freestyles Of Summer 2019, Ranked

Getty Image The summer is just about over. With school starting again and the days of August dwindling, it’s time to reflect on the best moments of Summer ’19, including the best freestyles. There were a range of memorable lyrical exercises this summer, from Freddie Gibbs rattling off doubletime bars with his baby in his […]

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ASAP Ferg Says ASAP Rocky Had An Emotional Moment At Kanye West’s Sunday Service After His Sweden Trial

Getty Image Very shortly after ASAP Rocky returned to the US following his legal trouble in Sweden, he was seen at Kanye West’s Sunday Service. While at the event, there was apparently at least one moment where the rapper got emotional in light of everything he had been through. In a new interview with Billboard, […]

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Jermaine Dupri Addresses The Rumor About Jay-Z Stealing His NFL Deal From Him

Getty Image Jay-Z’s recently announced partnership with the NFL has been controversial, to say the least. Another fold was added to the story recently, when it was reported that before teaming up with the league, he advised Jermaine Dupri against agreeing to the same deal. Songwriter Brian Michael Cox said of Jay, “We’re also talking […]

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Nah, Jigga: Jay-Z Reportedly Has No Chance of Getting His Hands on an NFL Team

Photo: Kevork Djansezian (Getty) After a controversial announcement that he was making a deal with the devil the oft-criticized NFL, word on the street (h/t TMZ) was that Jay-Z was in line to become part owner of some unnamed football team. Jay-Z Reportedly to Get Majority Ownership in NFL Team; Eric Reid Calls Move ‘Despicable’ […]

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Eminem’s Publisher Is Reportedly Suing Spotify For Copyright Infringement

Getty Image Eminem‘s publisher Eight Mile Style has filed a lawsuit claiming Spotify has infringed the copyright of hundreds of songs, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In a suit filed in Nashville on Wednesday, Eight Mile accused Spotify of willful copyright infringement by illegally reproducing “Lose Yourself” and about 250 of the rapper’s songs on […]

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Snoop Dogg Explains How Nipsey Hussle Was Like Jesus And Tupac While Promoting His New Album

Snoop Dogg explained why he compared the late Nipsey Hussle to Jesus during a visit to The Breakfast Club to talk about his new album, I Wanna Thank Me. Snoop says that the two figures both had a similar, mythical impact on people who didn’t now them personally, as well as lasting legacies of charity […]

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The Best Hip-Hop Streetwear Collaborations And What They Can Teach You About Leveling Up Your Style

Getty Image/Uproxx If you want to level up your style game and elevate your own personal wardrobe, who better to look to for inspiration than the true arbiters of cool: the voices of hip-hop? Since its origins in the late 1970s, hip-hop culture has always concerned itself with the pursuit of the freshness. That hunger […]

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The Instagram Rule Change Hoax Fooled T.I., Busta Rhymes, And A Lot Of Other Musicians

Getty Image Every now and then, something strange happens. It takes different forms, but a viral image of text will start to circulate and be shared widely, with the image claiming that posting the image will protect a user’s social media content from being used without their consent. This has been happening on-and-off since 2012, […]

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Don’t Get It ‘Twis’-ted: Sign Language Interpreter Steals the Show at a Twista Concert and Shows Importance of Access for Deaf People

Twista at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2018 in Miami Beach, Fla.Photo: Paras Griffin (Getty Images for BET) Twista may be the fastest-rapping MC in the world, but how good is he with his hands? His sign-language interpretive hands, that is. Probably not half as good as Amber Galloway Gallego, the sign language interpreter hired […]

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YG’s Video Of His Daughter Screaming On A Disneyland Rollercoaster Has People Laughing

Getty Image Most people can remember their first amusement park rollercoaster experience. For some, it was a thrilling and joyful ride, filled with twists and turns. For others, rollercoasters are on par with torture. Rapper YG shared a video of his daughter on a rollercoaster at Disneyland and her experience was, well, definitely the latter. […]

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September Drop Date Announced for Puma x Nipsey Hussle Fashion Collabo

Nipsey Hussle and artist/painter Drew Visuals attend Nipsey Hussle x Puma Hoops Basketball Court Refurbishment Reveal Event on Oct. 22, 2018, in Los Angeles.Photo: Jerritt Clark (Getty Images for Puma) In the weeks and months following his untimely death, so much has been revealed about the business machinations of one Ermias Asghedom, aka rapper, community […]

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Nipsey Hussle’s Puma Collection Will Arrive In September With All Proceeds Benefitting His Foundation

Getty Image Though Nipsey Hussle rests in peace following his tragic death, he continues to give back. The late rapper’s clothing brand, The Marathon Clothing, announced Monday that his posthumous collection with Puma will be available next month, on September 5. Nispsey’s clothing brand said the rapper worked tirelessly to design and conceptualize the collection. […]

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SZA’s New Album Is Coming ‘Soon As F*ck’ And Could Feature Brockhampton And Justin Timberlake

Getty Image SZA has been flying under the radar and focusing on her music since the release of her hit debut record, Ctrl, in 2017. She’s featured on a few tracks from the likes of Kendrick Lamar and DJ Khaled, but she hasn’t had any songs of her own. But the singer recently revealed some […]

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